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Unformatted text preview: wonder John him John expects to visit him. him Why should I study linguistics? linguistics? I will understand: First and second language acquisition • I will understand children’s development better Language loss, e.g. aphasia; dementia • I will understand some problems of the elderly and will injured injured Why should I study linguistics? linguistics? Language and literacy Language diversity and language universals I will understand why learning to read is hard in will English English I will understand the differences and similarities will among languages: e.g. English, French, and Chinese verb placement and question formation. verb Language and the law I will understand how language knowledge can be will important in forensic linguistics, legal documents, and in courtroom discourse. in...
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2014 for the course LING 1000 taught by Professor Vercellotti during the Fall '11 term at Pittsburgh.

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